Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. ZOe Laskari (Greek: , born 14 December 1943) is a Greek film and theatre actress, one of the most popular in Greece.ZOe Laskari was born Zoe Kouroukli in Thessaloniki, from a middle class family which had a long tradition of service to the Hellenic Army. AT an early age she lost both her parents and was raised by her paternal grandparents. IN 1959, at the age of 15, she won the title of Star Hellas (Miss Greece) and went on to represent Greece at the Miss Universe pageant in Long Beach, California where she made it to the semifinals. HOwever, while her being in the United States, it was revealed that she was not an adult yet, as she had hidden her real age, and she was asked to return back to Greece. SHe refused to do so and managed to live alone in New York City for a period.